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Magnets Push, Magnets Pull (Paperback)

By Adler, David A.
Illustrated by Raff, Anna

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In this fun and accessible book, Adler covers the basics of magnetism and plainly explains such terms as attraction, pole, electromagnetism, and force while Raff's lively art illustrates these concepts clearly. Suggested activities include instructions to make one's own magnet! F... read full description below.

ISBN 9780823440184
Barcode 9780823440184
Published 15 October 2018 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780823440184
ISBN-10 0823440184
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Holiday House Inc
Publication Date 15 October 2018
International Publication Date 31 July 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Adler, David A.
Illustrated by Raff, Anna
Category Not specified
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 219mm
Height: 280mm
Spine: 4mm
Weight 156g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Library of Congress Magnetism - Juvenile literature, Magnets
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Maths, Science & Technical
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 538
Catalogue Code 924541

Description of this Book

We can't see magnetism, but it's everywhere around us-even the Earth is a giant magnet! In this fun and accessible book, DAVID A. ADLER covers the basics of magnetism. Terms such as attraction, pole, electromagnetism, force and more are plainly explained, while ANNA RAFF'S lively art illustrates these concepts clearly. Suggested activities include instructions to make your own magnet! Kids who read this direct and uncomplicated introduction will learn to appreciate how magnetism powers our world. Includes glossary.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review An excellent guide for young children learning about magnetism. --School Library Journal

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Author's Bio

David A. Adler is a former math teacher and author of more than two hundred books for children. He has collaborated on several science picture books with Anna Raff, including Things That Float and Things That Don't and Light Waves, a finalist for the SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books. He is also the author of the Picture Book Biography series, the Cam Jansen mystery series, as well as books on math and history. He lives in New York. Anna Raff is an award-winning illustrator of children's books. She illustrated David A. Adler's Simple Machines and Things That Float and Things That Don't, which received starred reviews from both Booklist and Publishers Weekly. She lives in New York City.

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